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Fox Run in the News

Here's what's been happening at Fox Run in Novi.

A Gift of Love from the Home Front

Oct 2, 2012

Fox Run's "Coupons for Troops" initiative helps American military families save more than $1 Million


(NOVI, MI)  -- As American service men and women protect our freedom with weapons of war, members of Fox Run, an Erickson Living community in Novi, Mi., take up their scissors in support of their heroic efforts.

Each week, in partnership with the American Veterans (AMVETS) Post 27 in Warren, Mi., dedicated volunteers collect and clip thousands of manufacturers coupons which are sent to 40 U.S. military posts worldwide. The result is more...

Fox Run's Generosity Exceeds the $1 Million Mark

Aug 27, 2012
Handcrafted Dollhouse Holds the Key to this Important Milestone (NOVI, MI)  -- Caring for each other is what residents and staff members at Fox Run, an Erickson Living community in Novi, Michigan do best. On Friday, September 14, 2012, the community will host the 9 th annual Benevolent Care Gala in support of the community's Benevolent Care Fund. The fund provides confidential financial assistance to residents who, despite careful planning, can no longer afford to cover the full cost of their care. "Historically, we raise at least $100,000 at our galas," says Fox Run Philanthropy Manager Marianne Mikkelsen. "We anticipate...

Scott Gensler Selected Vice President of Business Development

Jul 12, 2012
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND ---July 12, 2012--- Erickson Living, developer and manager of Fox Run in Novi, MI,  today announced that Scott Gensler, the company's Vice President of Financial Planning, Analysis and Reporting, has been selected as the new Vice President of Business Development. In this new leadership position, Gensler will work within Erickson Living's Corporate Affairs Division to identify and evaluate new business opportunities.  "Scott's extensive company and industry experience make him a perfect fit for this position," said Adam Kane, Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs.  "He is one of the most respected leaders in our company, and has made Erickson...

Novi Retirees Immerse Themselves in Italian Culture and Cuisine at Fox Run

Jul 10, 2012
NOVI, MI (July 10, 2012) - Novi is thousands of miles away from Italy, but you'd never know it at Fox Run retirement community where a newly-formed Italian-American club by residents is quickly attracting new members who are to immersing themselves in Italian culture and cuisine. Resident Joe Jones, an organizer of the club who is not Italian by birth, speaks some Italian, has visited Italy about 30 times, and cooks Italian meals like risotto and Fegato alla Veneziana, a dish of calf's liver and onions served over polenta, whenever he gets the chance, sharing his meals with his neighbors. When Jones moved...

Fox Run Resident Herman T. Dudley Receives Congressional Gold Medal for His WII Service in the Montford Point Marines

Jul 6, 2012
NOVI, MI (July 6, 2012) - Fox Run retirement community resident Herman T. Dudley was among 400  Montford Point Marines who received their bronze replica Congressional Gold Medals at a special ceremony held at Marine Barracks Washington June 28. The Congressional Gold Medal is awarded by Congress and is the highest civilian award in the nation. The award comes more than seven decades after the Montford Point Marines broke the military's last color barrier. Dudley served as a Corporal in the Montford Point Marines from 1943-1946. "I have never been so proud to be a part of the organization as...

Erickson Living, Developer/Manager of Fox Run, Named to 2012 List of Best Places to Work in Information Technology

Jun 19, 2012
ERICKSON LIVING, DEVELOPER/MANAGER OF FUN RUN, NAMED BY IDG'S COMPUTERWORLD TO 2012 LIST OF BEST PLACES TO WORK IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY  BALTIMORE, MD (June 19, 2012) - Erickson Living, developer and manager of Fox Run retirement community in Novi, MI, today announced that IDG's Computerworld magazine, has selected it as one of the top 100 organizations that provide their information technology (IT) professionals with a creative and stimulating work environment, great career opportunities, as well as exceptional benefits and compensation.  Erickson Living was ranked 93rd on this year's list.  Honorees are included in coverage in Computerworld  (June 18, 2012), along with results from the...

Fifteen High School Students to Receive Combined $105,000 in Scholarships From Fox Run Residents

Jun 4, 2012
FIFTEEN HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TO RECEIVE COMBINED $105,000 IN SCHOLARSHIPS FROM FOX RUN RESIDENTS NOVI, MI (June 4, 2012) -- Fifteen high school students from Oakland and Wayne Counties will receive scholarships to help them attend college at a Monday, June 4th, ceremony at Fox Run retirement community, where they have worked part-time. They will receive a combined total of $105,000 raised by Fox Run residents during the past two months to show their appreciation of the students' work and to help assist them financially in their post-secondary education. "Many of our scholarship recipients have worked hard for the past...

Erickson Living, Developer/Manager of Fox Run, is One of the CIO 100 Award Honorees

Jun 1, 2012
ERICKSON LIVING, DEVELOPER/MANAGER OF FUN RUN, IS ONE OF THE CIO 100 AWARD HONOREES  BALTIMORE, MARYLAND ---June 1, 2012---IDG's  CIO magazine  today announces Erickson Living, developer and manager of Fox Run retirement community in Novi, MI,  as a recipient of the 2012 CIO 100.  The 25th annual award program recognizes organizations around the world that exemplify the highest level of operational and strategic excellence in information technology (IT). Erickson Living's recognition is based on its innovation in creating a Health Group quality indicator dashboard that utilizes Microsoft SQL Server to aggregate information and data sources, including GE's Centricity...

Erickson Living, the Developer/Manager of Fox Run, is Recognized as a National Top Workplace

May 25, 2012
Erickson Living, the Developer/Manager of Fox Run, is Recognized as a National Top Workplace BALTIMORE, MARYLAND ---May 25, 2012--- Erickson Living,developer and manager of Fox Run in Novi, MI, has been recognized as a National Top Workplace among organizations with more than 1,000 employees by WorkplaceDynamics, experts in organizational health. The list of National Top Workplaces aggregates results from across 30 Top Workplaces publishing partners to identify the best employers in the nation.  In addition, the workplace evaluation is based on employee feedback from 805 companies surveyed with 1,000+ employees across the 30 regional Top Workplaces programs.  This included survey responses from more...

Fox Run Residents Are Now Preparing for Their June 6 Wii Bowling Tournament Against Henry Ford Village Residents

May 12, 2012
FOX RUN RESIDENTS ARE PREPARING FOR THEIR JUNE 6 WII BOWLING TOURNAMENT AGAINST HENRY FORD VILLAGE RESIDENTS NOVI, MI (May 11, 2012) - Fox Run retirement community residents in Novi are now preparing for their upcoming June 6 tournament against Henry Ford Village residents in Dearborn -- and the game scores at Fox Run are impressive. In the past few weeks  there were 42 games bowled with scores of 200 or more. Incredibly, residents Geneva Patton and Nan Wiegand both rolled nine strikes in a row. Patton's s score of 279 was a new high for the Fox Run Wii...